Víctor Diogo

Víctor Hugo Diogo Silva (born April 9, 1958 in Treinta y Tres) is a retired football defender from Uruguay. He played in 33 games for the Uruguay national football team, scoring one goal.

Víctor Diogo
Personal information
Full name Víctor Hugo Diogo Silva
Date of birth (1958-04-09) April 9, 1958 (age 63)
Place of birth Treinta y Tres, Uruguay
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10+12 in)
Position(s) Right back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1978–1984 Peñarol 149 (4)
1985–1989 Palmeiras 146 (7)
Total 295 (11)
National team
1979–1986 Uruguay 33 (1)
Representing  Uruguay
Copa América
Winner 1983
Winner 1980 Uruguay
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Diogo played club football for Peñarol in Uruguay. He made his international debut on September 20, 1979 in a Copa América match against Paraguay (0-0) in Asunción. Diogo was a member of the team that competed at the 1986 FIFA World Cup in Mexico.

Between 1986 and 1989 he played for Palmeiras of Brazil.[1]


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